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Inside Valderrama with Adrian Otaegui

Adrian Otaegui talks about the course he considers the 'European Augusta National', plus find out which holes could prove key this week.

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Rahm looking for picture perfect week on home soil

Jon Rahm will play his first professional tournament on home soil when he tees it up at this week's Andalucia Valderrama Masters hosted by the Sergio Garcia Foundation.

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Player Blog: Lee Slattery

In this week's Player Blog we speak to Lee Slattery about a new addition to his family, football rivalries on Tour, that second round in Prague and much more...

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Thorbjørn Olesen to defend Turkish Airlines Open title

Thorbjørn Olesen will defend his Turkish Airlines Open title at the Regnum Carya Golf and Spa Resort in November in the sixth tournament out of eight in the European Tour’s Rolex Series.

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Garcia excited to host Andalucia Valderrama Masters

Sergio Garcia is looking forward to seeing bumper crowds at his favourite place as he welcomes the European Tour to the Andalucia Valderrama Masters hosted by the Sergio Garcia Foundation.

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10 classic 1997 Ryder Cup photos

To mark the 20th anniversary of Europer's Ryder Cup win at this week's venue, Real Club Valderrama, europeantour.com looks back on ten of the best photos from that week in southern Spain.

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H.E. Sheikh Fahim Bin Sultan Al Qasimi hits ceremonial tee shot at Jumeirah Golf Estates

The one-month countdown to the 2017 DP World Tour Championship, Dubai officially began today (Monday) when H.E. Sheikh Fahim Bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Chairman of the Emirates Golf Federation, hit a ceremonial tee shot from the first tee of the Earth course at Jumeirah Golf Estates. 

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Fleetwood set to take on Nedbank Golf Challenge

Race to Dubai leader Tommy Fleetwood has confirmed his participation in the Nedbank Golf Challenge hosted by Gary Player

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On the Bubble at Valderrama

Ahead of a crucial week on tour, Nino Bertasio talks about how to deal with the pressure of playing for your tour card.

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Kaymer delighted with late Andalucia invite

Martin Kaymer is relishing the fierce challenge provided by one of Europe’s most iconic courses this week after the two-time Major winner received a late invite for the Andalucia Valderrama Masters hosted by the Sergio Garcia Foundation.

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On the Tee: at the Andalucia Valderrama Masters hosted by the Sergio Garcia Foundation

A good field has gathered at the world-renowned Real Club Valderrama for the Andalucia Valderrama Masters hosted by the Sergio Garcia Foundation, with the draw for the opening two days throwing up some interesting pairings...

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Captains host first joint press conference

Thomas Bjørn and Jim Furyk today held their first joint press conference as respective European and US Ryder Cup captains for The 2018 Ryder Cup at Le Golf National. 

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The future looks bright for UAE golf with Schools Initiative

The prospect of seeing a home-grown player from the United Arab Emirates making it on the world golfing stage is edging ever closer thanks to the ongoing success of a DP World funded Emirates Golf Federation (EGF) Arabic Schools Initiative.

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Thomas Bjørn and Jim Furyk recreate history on the Eiffel Tower

Thomas Bjørn and Jim Furyk, the respective European and US Ryder Cup captains for the 2018 contest at Le Golf National in France, today recreated an iconic moment in history by hitting golf balls off the famous Eiffel Tower, 41 years after the legendary Arnold Palmer became the first – and only previous person – to do so.

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Fantasy Three to watch in Spain

Our stats guru picks three players who could improve your Fantasy team this week at Valderrama.

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The Lowdown: Andalucía Valderrama Masters hosted by the Sergio Garcia Foundation

Get the inside track on the return of the Andalucia Valderrama Masters hosted by the Sergio Garcia Foundation.

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An Italian Open to Remember: Some 2017 Reflections

With the 2017 Italian Open now on the Rolex Series roster everything pointed to it being a memorable week in northern Italy, and that’s exactly how it turned out...

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Hatton bursts in to Race to Dubai Top Five with second straight win

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Italian Open day four - What they said

Tyrrell Hatton fired a brilliant birdie at the last to win the Italian Open and secure back-to-back European Tour titles.

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Hatton takes chequered flag in Monza to win second successive title

Tyrrell Hatton fired a brilliant birdie at the last to win the Italian Open and secure back-to-back European Tour titles.

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Fraser hits the front

A brilliant birdie blitz on Sunday afternoon saw Australian Marcus Fraser take over at the top of the Italian Open leaderboard.

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RECAP: Day Four at the #ItalianOpen

Relive how Tyrrell Hatton won the 74th Italian Open in dramatic fashion on the 18th hole at Golf Club Milano...

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Italian Open day three - What they said

Englishman Matt Wallace will take a two-shot lead into the final round of the Italian Open but he has a high-quality chasing pack breathing down his neck.

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Austin and Sergio – 18 years on

When 21 year old Austin Connelly was paired with Sergio Garcia for the third round of the Italian Open, it was time for his parents to delve into their family photo album to find a picture that shows just how far the Canadian has come in the game of golf...

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Italian Open: Day 3 in numbers

Following a nostalgic, action-packed third round at the 2017 Italian Open, europeantour.com takes a numerical look back at the best of the storylines.

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Wallace takes two-shot lead into final round

Englishman Matt Wallace will take a two-shot lead into the final round of the Italian Open but he has a high-quality chasing pack breathing down his neck.

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Italian Open: Day 2 in numbers

After another low scoring day in Milan, europeantour.com takes a statistical look back at the best of the action from the second round of the 74th Italian Open.

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Italian Open day two - What they said

Marcus Fraser produced the lowest round of his European Tour career on Friday to grab a share of the lead at the halfway stage of the Italian Open.

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Race to Dubai top three enjoyed Italian Open tussle

Jon Rahm was focused on his performance rather than the Race to Dubai rankings as he played alongside Tommy Fleetwood and Sergio Garcia at the Italian Open.

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Sparkling 62 hands Fraser share of halfway lead in Monza

Marcus Fraser produced the lowest round of his European Tour career on Friday to grab a share of the lead at the halfway stage of the Italian Open.

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Scott joins Garcia for showdown on the Gold Coast

Adam Scott will join fellow Masters Tournament Champion Sergio Garcia at home on the Gold Coast for the Australian PGA Championship from November 30-December 3.

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Beef relishing Valderrama return

Andrew Johnston will make his return to the scene of his maiden European Tour victory next week when the fan favourite known as ‘Beef’ joins Sergio Garcia, Jon Rahm and a host of stars at the Andalucia Valderrama Masters hosted by the Sergio Garcia Foundation.

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Italian Open day one - What they said

Defending champion Francesco Molinari sat in a six-way tie for the lead at the end of the first round of the Italian Open after delighting home fans with a stunning 64.

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Hospital Unit set to benefit from Andalucia Valderrama Masters

The Andalucía Valderrama Masters to be held at Real Club Valderrama, taking place from October 19-22 and sponsored by the Autonomous Government of Andalusia, is set to contribute to a worthy cause promoted by tournament host Sergio García through his Foundation. 

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Molinari makes strong start to Italian Open defence

Defending champion Francesco Molinari sat in a six-way tie for the lead at the end of the first round of the Italian Open after delighting home fans with a stunning 64.

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Player Blog: Danny Willett

In one of the most revealing, candid player blogs yet, Danny Willett writes about all the highs and the lows and keeping everything in perspective.

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10 classic Italian Open photos

We look back on some of the most memorable moments, including a farewell to a legend and an unusual prize.

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Nedbank Golf Challenge App gets bigger and better

The Nedbank Golf Challenge hosted by Gary Player and its groundbreaking app will play a major role in the European Tour’s digital drive and new mobile phone policy at this year’s tournament from November 9-12.

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Rahm eyeing Race to Dubai title

World Number Five Jon Rahm has his sights set on winning the Race to Dubai title and hopes to steal a march on his rivals with victory at this week's Italian Open.

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Tickets go on sale for 2018 Omega Dubai Desert Classic

Tickets for the 29th edition of the Omega Dubai Desert Classic have gone on sale online, organisers of the longest-running European Tour event in the region have announced.

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Inside Golf Club Milano with Francesco Molinari

Ahead of the 74th Italian Open, the fifth Rolex Series event in 2017, europeantour.com profiles host venue Golf Club Milano with the help of two-time champion Francesco Molinari...

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Westwood expecting fierce opposition in Milan

Lee Westwood admits it will take a strong performance to capture the Italian Open this week, with a star-studded field gathered at Golf Club Milano.

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Garcia relishing Italian job

Sergio Garcia is looking forward to making his tournament debut at this week's Italian Open.

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On the Tee: at the Italian Open

With seven of the top ten in the Race to Dubai Rankings presented by Rolex set to star in the fifth Rolex Series event of the season at the Italian Open this week, it was inevitable that the draw for rounds one and two would throw up some fascinating threeballs...

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Edoardo Molinari: Chase The Ace

Ever wondered how many shots it would take a professional golfer to make a hole-in-one?

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Fantasy three to watch in Italy

Who our statistics guru is tipping for success this week at Golf Club Milano.

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Italian Open: The lowdown

The Rolex Series returns this week as many of the European Tour’s biggest stars gather at Golf Club Milano for the Italian Open, hoping to follow in the footsteps of Alex Noren, Tommy Fleetwood, Jon Rahm and Rafa Cabrera Bello by adding their name to the list of winners of the European Tour’s elite series of tournaments. Here is the lowdown...

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Harrington to make Valderrama return

Padraig Harrington will play on Spanish soil for the first time in nine years when the three-time Major winner joins Masters champion Sergio Garcia and World Number Five Jon Rahm at the Andalucia Valderrama Masters hosted by the Sergio Garcia Foundation.

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Jon Rahm confirms WGC-HSBC Champions debut

The World Number Five will join a star-studded field at Sheshan International Golf Club, Shanghai, on October 26-29 2017.

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Hatton makes history on charge up the rankings

Tyrrell Hatton made a timely charge in the Race to Dubai as the countdown to the season-ending DP World Tour Championship, Dubai begins after becoming the first man to successfully defend the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship.

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